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Varsity tennis team celebrates a huge tournament win in Coldwater.
Fall Sports Rewind
Mason Schroeder, Sport's Editor • December 14, 2021

   With the fall sports season over, let's look back on all of the achievements and accomplishments, as well as future expectations. Five different sports were played during...

Jackson United Hockey team standing for team introductions, before the start of a game.
Hockey team of 517
Mason Schroeder, Sports Editor • December 10, 2021

   Although it is not unknown that Northwest High School has a hockey team, many do not know it is formed by combining numerous schools in the area.     Juniors...

Junior Lonnie Robinson demonstrates movement in his legs after months of recovering from a rare syndrome.
Journey to recovery
December 7, 2021
Need a puff? Get in Line!
Need a puff? Get in Line!
Abby Warner, Web Journalist • November 30, 2021

   Vaping has become a significant annoyance among the student body, and it is a complex problem to stop.      Nicotine is an addictive substance that is being...

LGBTQ community strives toward equality
LGBTQ community strives toward equality
Alondra Mata, New's Editor • January 13, 2022

   Over the years, Northwest has encountered numerous situations involving the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) community. Many students believe this...

Spirit Store opens again for business
Spirit Store opens again for business
Alondra Mata, New's Editor • December 10, 2021

     After a long-awaited return, the Northwest High School Spirit Store will begin selling merchandise again. Hoodies, sweatpants, and many other accessories will be available for purchase throughout the store for people to show Mountie pride. In addition, youth-size items are now in stock.    The Spirit Store is located near the high school cafeteria, and individuals must enter...

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Community members organization and preparing donations for distribution day.
A Season of Giving
Hannah Smith, Editor-in-Chief • December 7, 2021

  With everyone's busy schedules during the holidays, people often fail to recognize the hardships people face in their community. For this reason, Northwest Community Schools hosts Adopt a Family each year, an event created to offer an opportunity to support the less fortunate.      The program is primarily run by Miss Marnie Hade at the high school and through the Salvation Army, which runs...

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Northwest band marches through the streets downtown during Jackson’s annual Christmas parade.
Downtown Jackson continues annual Christmas decorating
Holliss Rumler, Web Journalist & Photographer • December 8, 2021

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In the female 
restroom located 
in the 500 wing of 
Northwest High 
School, there is a 
stall door that has 
been known to 
get stuck and lock 
teens inside. This 
photograph is of 
Jade Sayles portraying how one would 
feel if they had to 
crawl beneath the 
stall door.
Building annoyances that students deal with daily
Holliss Rumler, Web Journalist & Photographer • December 2, 2021

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Abby Sczykutowicz (left) and Kellie Fruend (right) working on airing their latest broadcasting show.
Mountie Nation Station engages students through weekly shows
Holliss Rumler, Photographer & Web Journalist • November 17, 2021

 Entertainment, something many people cannot live without. People find joy in many different ways, such as music, reading, television, and much more. However, during an excruciating...

Monthly Budget for a Working Student
Maddy Draffen, Editorial Cartoon Artist • February 12, 2020

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Holiday Remembrance: Not a Creature was Stirring...
Holiday Remembrance: "Not a Creature was Stirring..."
Maddy Draffen, Editorial Cartoon Artist • January 23, 2020

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